Volume 14 No 1

Assessment of knowledge and practices of healthcare waste management among health workers in a general hospital in southern Nigeria

April 10, 2021 0 Comments

Abstract Background: Poor management of health care waste exposes healthcare workers, waste handlers and the community to infections, toxicity and injuries. The…

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VOL.14 NO.2: APRIL, 2021

April 1, 2021

Ibom Medical Journal Official Publication of the Nigerian Medical Association, Akwa Ibom State Branch Volume 14 Number 2, April, 2021 – ISSN:…

Volume 14 No 2

Common Adverse drug reactions to First line drugs in Tuberculosis care and the role of m-Health in patient self-reporting and pharmacovigilance in Nigeria: A Narrative review

April 1, 2021

Abstract The treatment of tuberculosis requires the use of First line drugs that often cause adverse drug reactions (ADR) in some patients…

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Mandibular third molar surgery: A review of common and uncommon complications

April 1, 2021

Abstract Background: Third molar surgical extraction is one of the commonest surgical procedures in oral surgery and it is associated with postoperative…

Volume 14 No 2

Megbelayin Irrigating Tubing System (MITS) for Continuous Intraocular Irrigation

April 1, 2021

Abstract Background: The panacea to scarce financial, material and skilled human resources, especially in underserved parts of the world, would be ingenuity…

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Clinical profile of COVID-19 patients managed in Uyo, Akwa Ibom State

April 1, 2021

Abstract Background: Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) is an acute viral infection caused by Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2). Although COVID-19…

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Awareness and knowledge on glaucoma in Ikpoba-Okha, south-south Nigeria

April 1, 2021

Abstract Background: Glaucoma is a leading cause of blindness in the world, second only to cataract. Awareness of the nature and treatment…

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Knowledge of diabetes mellitus: An aggregate qualitative study of students, teachers, market women, religious organization and community youths

April 1, 2021

Abstract Context: The increasing rate of diabetes mellitus (DM) among most age groups irrespective of social class is becoming alarming in Nigeria….

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Socio-demographic characteristics and ocular status of participants attending world glaucoma week screening

April 1, 2021

Abstract Background: A large and growing body of evidence shows that socio-demographic factors – age, race, ethnicity and language as well as…

Volume 14 No 2

Knowledge, practices, and training outcomes regarding antimicrobial stewardship among Patent Medicine Vendors in Abia State-Nigeria

April 1, 2021

Abstract Background: Patent medicine vendors (PMVs) have become a major source of medicines in Nigeria, especially for acute conditions. Although they are…